About Us

Greensward Academy is a co-educational 11-19 comprehensive in the Academies Enterprise Trust. Our approach is based on delivering excellence in teaching and learning. We will encourage creative, responsive and effective approaches to learning and teaching for all students. This will ensure a continuous and consistent focus on student achievement and development in all areas. We will drive innovation in education ensuring Greensward is able to respond to a changing world and that the skills, learning and aspirations of our students are developed and enhanced through creative personalised learning and excellence in teaching.

Mission Statement:

Our duty is to inspire young people to make their best better.

Vision and Values:

Greensward Academy aims to create a safe, inclusive, nurturing community with exemplary standards of behaviour and high expectations for all. This will be built on mutual respect and dignity to create independent, resilient, successful and responsible global citizens with high aspirations, a love of learning and a pride in their school

In 2016 70% gained 5 GCSEs at A*- C with 67% A*- C with English and Maths,100% gained 1 A*- G. The vast majority secured the necessary grades to access their chosen pathway with a significant number of students staying on at Greensward. At A Level almost 50% of our students gained an A*-B pass and 99.7% gained a pass at A*-E.

There are approximately 1400 students and 80 teaching staff. It is organised as follows:

Key Stage 3 - Years 7, 8 and 9 Key Stage 4 - Years 10 and 11 Key Stage 5 - Years 12 and 13

Student Admissions

  • Number of students on roll in September 2016: 1382
  • Indicated admission number for Academic Year 2016/17: 225
  • Published admission number for September 2016: 225

Absence Data

Years 7-11 4.12% authorised absence / 0.78% unauthorised absence

Sixth Form 3.50% authorised absence / 1.23% unauthorised absence

Financial Statement

Greensward Academy's financial statement can be viewed on the AET website.

A gift register for this academic year is available to view upon request by contacting our School Business Manager (mmaynard@greenswardacademy.org).